ERIC Number: EJ821241
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
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Integrating Writing Skills and Ethics Training in Business Communication Pedagogy: A Resume Case Study Exemplar
Conn, Cynthia E.
Business Communication Quarterly, v71 n2 p138-151 2008
An integrated approach to teaching resume construction in the business communication classroom focuses on simultaneously (a) emphasizing writing-related proficiencies and (b) encouraging ethical and moral orientations to this task. This article provides a resume construction exemplar that operationalizes these two pedagogical goals. The techniques and exercises used in the exemplar are presented as a way to make ethics education accessible for both business communication instructors and students.
Descriptors: Business Communication, Writing Skills, Ethics, Teaching Methods, Case Studies, Resumes (Personal), Moral Values, Ethical Instruction, Business Education
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